North American – Mt. Norquay, AB

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This lift was converted from a traditional fixed grip lift to a pulse version with eight groups of four chairs each running at 800 fpm.
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The bottom station.
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Tower 8.
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Tower 10.
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Top terminal straight out of the 1950s.
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Top bullwheel.
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View down the line with Banff below.
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A pulse headed up from the base.
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Garaventa drive bullwheel.
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5 thoughts on “North American – Mt. Norquay, AB

  1. Camnoger August 11, 2018 / 5:10 am

    But why though. What is the purpose of turning a double into a pulse double! This must be the only pulse double in North America! Or even the world! It just makes no sense to me!

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  2. GreatEight January 14, 2019 / 6:48 pm

    Is this North American?

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    • AvocadoAndy January 14, 2019 / 11:09 pm

      Well if you’re being technical it’s a Garaventa lift, which isn’t based in North America. Ironically it’s a lift named North American built by a European company if that’s what you’re asking.

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